Working Student Software Engineering

  • Solutions
  • Amsterdam/Remote
  • Part-time
  • Immediately

How you describe yourself

  • Busy with a Master in artificial intelligence, computer science or related studies
  • Experience with developing applications and working in software development projects
  • A high problem-solving ability and able to distinguish main and side issues
  • You are enthusiastic about all the possibilities that big data offers
  • Love to contribute to a better world
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

What we Offer you

  • Challenging projects: with your colleagues, you will be developing exciting software products
  • A horizontal organization where the lines are short
  • A great team of 40 smart, inspiring and sociable colleagues
  • And finally: a fantastic working location in the heart of Amsterdam

Next level in Software Development?

As a working student you help your RiskQuest collegas with developing software for the RiskQuest Navigator. RiskQuest Navigator is the risk management tool of RiskQuest. It utilizes PSD2 transaction data to analyze the financial situations and risks of companies and consumers. Other players in the industry focus on PSD2 disclosure or data gathering. For us this is merely the start. We commence with this data as our raw material to describe, diagnose and ultimately predict the financial situation of your customer. We leverage our deep expertise delivered by over 40 exclusively quantitatively educated consultants to extract as much information as we can from the data.

You will be directly responsible for your parts of the project and you will work together with a team of highly motivated RiskQuest colleagues. In addition to good compensation, we offer flexible working hours and a lot of substantive challenge.

Our Company

We are a consultancy specialized in (risk) models for the financial sector. In an increasingly complex world, there is also an increasing need to manage risks. Models are an important instrument in this regard. Our services focus on all aspects of the use of models: data, model development, validation, policy and strategy.

In recent years we have been able to build up an impressive customer base. We work for all major Dutch financial institutions. In addition, we are continuously expanding our services.

We are a team of 40 ambitious individuals, almost all of whom have a quantitative background in econometrics, mathematics and physics. Mutual social contacts and an informal working atmosphere with a lot of individual freedom are important to us. You quickly become part of our close-knit team.

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Your day at RiskQuest

Office Data Engineering consultant
  • Start
    08:30  -  09:30
    You enter our office at the Herengracht and start the day with a nice conversation in the coffee corner. Did you hear about the latest developments in software engineering?
  • Programming!
    10:00  -  11:00
    You will be directly responsible for your part of the development project.
  • Lunch
    12:00  -  13:00
    Time for lunch! And don’t forget to prepare for the RiskQuest table tennis tournament
  • Development New Software Module
    14:00  -  16:00
    Together with your colleagues you start working on a proof of concept for a new software module that you are developing.
  • Presentation Preperation
    16:00  -  17:00
    Because it is very important to not only write good code, but also explain what it does. You prepare some slides that elaborate on how the code works. You make sure the slides are nice and clean, because tomorrow is the follow-up meeting with the client.
Office Data Engineering consultant

Some insights from your colleagues at RiskQuest Navigator.

At RiskQuest everyone’s contribution is valued equally. If you bring the best idea, whether you landed your first job at RiskQuest or are a seasoned professional, your colleagues will listen to you! You are truly able to contribute as of day one and will have exposure to our customers as of the start!

Tabor Smeets
CEO - RiskQuest Navigator
Riskquest HRS dag 1 0709

Our application procedure

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The recruitment team screens your application on the basis of a CV, motivation letter and list of grades. Do we look like a good match on paper? Then the recruitment team will contact you within 2 days.
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Introductory meeting
Match? Then we would like to welcome you to the office. We would love to get to know you through an introductory meeting
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Second interview
If the introductory meeting was a success, we would like to plan a second interview with two of our consultants. You will be given a case interview if deemed necessary in the introductory meeting.
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Third interview
If the second interview with the consultants was a success, we would like to plan a third interview with senior people within the organization.
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If all interviews were succesful, we will present you with an offer!
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RiskQuest strives to provide feedback within 2 working days

When you find a position that matches your skill set. Click the "Apply now" button on any open job listing. From there, you can fill out the form and submit your application.

The RiskQuest Recruitment team (Recruiter, Consultant and Partner) will review your resume, grade lists and cover letter.

Our company's main language is English.

We support learning and development for all RiskQuesters. Together with your coach you will map out your learning needs.

Emma vierkant

Do you have a question?

Feel free to contact Emma, Senior Consultant at RiskQuest.
06 - 20 04 34 19

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